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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 653

    A SET OF EIGHT BLUE AND WHITE 'LOTUS' DISHES

    DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

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    A SET OF EIGHT BLUE AND WHITE 'LOTUS' DISHES
    DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
    Each dish is decorated to the centre with five lotus heads in a scrolling foliate design. The cavettos further decorated with lotus and chrysanthemums on scrolling foliage below a band of classic scroll to the rim. The reverse similarly decorated.
    Each dish 5 ¼ in. (13.3 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Property from the collection of the late Hans J. Christensen (1922-1985).